Synonyms of view


1. position, view, perspective, orientation

usage: a way of regarding situations or topics etc.; "consider what follows from the positivist view"

2. view, aspect, prospect, scene, vista, panorama, visual percept, visual image

usage: the visual percept of a region; "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"

3. view, survey, sight, look, looking, looking at

usage: the act of looking or seeing or observing; "he tried to get a better view of it"; "his survey of the battlefield was limited"

4. view, eyeshot, range, reach

usage: the range of the eye; "they were soon out of view"

5. opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thought, belief

usage: a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty; "my opinion differs from yours"; "I am not of your persuasion"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"

6. opinion, view, message, content, subject matter, substance

usage: a message expressing a belief about something; the expression of a belief that is held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof; "his opinions appeared frequently on the editorial page"

7. view, purpose, intent, intention, aim, design

usage: purpose; the phrase `with a view to' means `with the intention of' or `for the purpose of'; "he took the computer with a view to pawning it"

8. scene, view, graphic art

usage: graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept; "he painted scenes from everyday life"; "figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment"

9. horizon, view, purview, scope, range, reach, orbit, compass, ambit

usage: the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated; "It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge"

10. view, appearance, visual aspect

usage: outward appearance; "they look the same in outward view"


1. see, consider, reckon, view, regard, think, believe, consider, conceive

usage: deem to be; "She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"

2. view, consider, look at, analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvas

usage: look at carefully; study mentally; "view a problem"

3. watch, view, see, catch, take in, watch

usage: see or watch; "view a show on television"; "This program will be seen all over the world"; "view an exhibition"; "Catch a show on Broadway"; "see a movie"

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